Adjudicator (Must have ability to obtain Public Trust)

Washington, DC
Work Type: On-Site
  • Job Category: Information Technology
  • Travel: None
  • Clearance: Able to Obtain Public Trust
  • Req ID: 2024-11156


Job Summary:

SAVA is in search of experienced professionals to join our team in Washington, D.C., providing Adjudicator support. The selected individual will work closely with key stakeholders and handle high-volume, confidential, and time-sensitive materials, providing excellent customer service and acting as a liaison to insurance companies claim services, claimants, policyholders, agents, counterparts in other departments, external legal professionals, external medical professionals, financial institutions, government/regulatory agencies, potential customers, vendors and suppliers as necessary to perform assigned tasks under the contract, among other duties. To join our team of outstanding professionals, apply today!


Job Responsibilities:

  • Initiates a WALES/NCIC criminal background check, Department of Motor Vehicle check, credit checks and checks through local law enforcement agencies.

  • Evaluates and adjudicates for purposes of employment suitability based upon the Employment Suitability Standards.

  • Conducts interviews and reconciles information regarding the candidate’s background.

  • Reviews all polygraph, psychological, and medical reports, comparing all information that has been provided by the applicant and identify discrepancies, if any.

  • Uploads all required documents to the case management system and assembles case jackets for eligible candidates.

  • Conducts criminal name checks for special events as directed.

  • Maintains the highest degree of integrity and confidentiality when handling information related to the contract.

  • Makes determinations on the appropriate information or evidence required to reach a judgement and devising the best approach to obtain that information.

  • Actively gathers background data, including the initiation of credit and criminal checks, and drafting reports on findings for investigative cases.

  • Prepares a wide variety of complex documents, memorandums and/or reports that summarize the evidence which includes formal analyses, investigative results, and recommendations for disposition of each case.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Five (5) or more years of adjudicative and investigative support with and no less than two (2) years of experience as a Background Investigator, Criminal Investigator, Security Specialist or Adjudicator with a federal agency, police department, recognized private contractor or military related training specializing in background investigations.

  • Must be able to successfully obtain a favorably adjudicated full-scope background investigation (Public Trust), to include a Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) fingerprint check, prior to start. The client may request confirmation of these credentials at any time. (US Citizenship required).

  • Must have successfully completed training from approved or recognized training program (e.g. Federal Background Investigator Training Program (FBITP), local law enforcement training or Reid School).

Desired Qualifications:

  • Knowledgeable about all applicable fraud statutes, local, state and federal, to ensure duties and assignments are carried out within the requirements of applicable law and client expectations.

  • Always maintain the highest degree of integrity and confidentiality when handling information related to the contract.

  • Experience in conducting investigations requiring a high degree of skill for varied personnel security investigations and working to ensure suitability for employment based upon established suitability guidelines - Highly Valued.

  • Fluency in both Spanish and English is a plus.

Posted Salary Range

$70,000 - $75,000

Benefits Information

Regular - The company offers a comprehensive benefits program, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) and a range of other voluntary benefits. Paid Time Off (PTO) is offered to regular full-time and part-time employees.

Job: Information Technology

Travel: None

Organization: SAVA

Clearance: Able to Obtain Public Trust

Work Type: On-Site

Remote: No

ReqID: 2024-11156